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Image for Australian Lives Stories of Twentieth Century Australians

Australian Lives Stories of Twentieth Century Australians

By: Hughes, Robin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1996

Seller ID: ID198389

ISBN: 0207191255


Octavo Size. Very Good Condition. Gift Inscription to Preliminary Pages. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 265 pages Brief biographies, based on interviews, of Nugget Coombs, Nancy Bird Walton, Neville Bonner, Sir Mark Oliphant, Donald Horne, Dame Joan Hammond, Jack Hazlitt. View more info

The Boss Drover and his Mates

By: Ingham, Anne Marie

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Halstead Press: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID214073

ISBN: 1875684336


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Endpaper maps. 201 pages + Appendices View more info

Image for True Patriots All, or News from Early Australia as Told in a Collection of Broadsides

True Patriots All, or News from Early Australia as Told in a Collection of Broadsides

By: Ingleton, Geoffrey C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rutland, Charles E. Tuttle Co.: 1988

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID259170

ISBN: 0804815453


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. Facsimile edition. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. 280 pages View more info

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MARKING TIME Australia's Abandoned Buildings

By: Ingpen, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1979

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID166983

ISBN: 072701160X


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Colour illustrations by Robert Ingpen. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 128pages View more info

Image for Who's Who in the Commonwealth of Australia

Who's Who in the Commonwealth of Australia

By: Johns, Fred

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1922

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID288076


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Good condition in Burgundy cloth boards with gilt titles to spine. Covers have been very mildly water damaged but only some marking - no bubbling etc. Some bleeding to upper edges of pastedowns and free endpapers. Fore edge lightly foxed and marked. First few pages and end pages also a little foxed. Previous owner's note 'Read page 122' to front free endpaper and on page 122 he has marked one entry with biro lines to margin. 316 ... View more info

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The Golden Age of the Argonauts

By: Johnson, Rob

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Hodder & Stoughton: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID254245

ISBN: 0733605281


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. 270 pages A Celebration of Australia's best loved Radio program for Children. Foreword by Barry Humphries View more info

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The Bible Of The Bush. 125 Years of The Weekly Times, 1869 - 1994.

By: Jones, Hugh (Edited by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Port Melbourne, Hamlyn: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID221837

ISBN: 0947334661


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm] Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Colour and black & white illustrations. Gift inscription to half-title page. 338 pages Foreward by Geoffrey Blainey. View more info

Number 2 Home A Story of Japanese Pioneers in Australia

By: Jones, Noreen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Fremantle, Fremantle Arts Centre Press: 2002

Seller ID: ID250809

ISBN: 1863683682


Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs and maps. 224 pages An engaging account of the Japanese presence in Australia from the late colonial period until World War Two. View more info

Image for History of Australasia. From The Earliest Times To The Present Day With A Chapter On Australian Literature

History of Australasia. From The Earliest Times To The Present Day With A Chapter On Australian Literature

By: Jose, Arthur

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1913

Edition: 5th Edition

Seller ID: ID211772


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good Condition. Gilt titles to spine. Black & white illustrations. [xi] 279, [32] pages View more info

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The Liberators

By: Joy, William

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Golden Press: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID13208

ISBN: 0855585641


Octavo size,, Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket, now protected.- in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. 160 pages View more info

The Venturers

By: Joy, William

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, Shakespeare Head Press: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID249726

ISBN: 0855582952


Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ has faded spine. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 174 pages A collection of short stories from the tapestry of Australian history View more info

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The Exiles

By: Joy, William

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Sydney, Shakespeare Head Press: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302219

ISBN: 0855582790


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 213 pages This book is the story of Australia's Colonial history. View more info

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A Riverman's Story

By: Kelsall, E.M. "Mick"

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne Melbourne, Lothian Publishing Co: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID262519

ISBN: 0850912474


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Endpaper maps. 265 pages Mick Kelsall recalls his youth among the battlers of the Echuca district. View more info

Image for Australians Volume 1 Origins to Eureka

Australians Volume 1 Origins to Eureka

By: Keneally, Thomas

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 2010

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID279585

ISBN: 1742374506


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Colour and black & white illustrations. 628 pages View more info

Image for Through Other Eyes.  The Fred Hollows Foundation Ten Years On

Through Other Eyes. The Fred Hollows Foundation Ten Years On

By: Keneally, Thomas (Introduction by)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Sydney, Macmillan: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID303516

ISBN: 0732911478


Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 394 pages This is a compelling testimony to dedication, and the courage shown by healers and healed alike. View more info

Image for The Commonwealth of Thieves. The Sydney Experiment

The Commonwealth of Thieves. The Sydney Experiment

By: Keneally, Tom

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Random House Australia: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID208369

ISBN: 1740513371


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's [neat] details to front free end paper. 509 pages View more info

Image for Turnleys.  Our Century in Hairdressing

Turnleys. Our Century in Hairdressing

By: Kennedy, Ray [Text]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Bounce Books: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302438

ISBN: 0980673062


Oblong Small Quarto Size [approx 30x25cm]. Near fine condition in pictorial laminated boards - an excellent copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Family tree. 86 pages Turnleys (Aust.) Pty. Ltd. was originally established in Melbourne, Australia in 1909 as R. G. Turnley & Son Pty. Ltd. by Robert Goulburn Turnley and his son Cyril. The company experienced rapid growth and success into the early 1920s. Then a decision was made to expand the family... View more info

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Australian Welfare History. Critical Essays

By: Kennedy, Richard (Edited by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Macmillan: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID294190

ISBN: 0333338650


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Remainder mark to bottom-edge. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 322 pages A critical and radical approach to the welfare history of Australia. View more info

Image for Out of the Bakelite Box.  The Hey Day of Australian Radio

Out of the Bakelite Box. The Hey Day of Australian Radio

By: Kent, Jacqueline

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Crows Nest, NSW, ABC Books: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID288912

ISBN: 0733300375


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 277 pages View more info

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The Gold-Seekers

By: Kerr, Colin & Kerr, Margaret

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297769

ISBN: 0851798624


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. Colour and black & white illustrations. 63 pages View more info